Archive for the ‘Winter Park Events’ Category.

Popcorn Flicks in the Park

This film is a part of our Popcorn Flicks series, which takes place in Central Park, Winter Park once a month and it’s FREE and open to the public!

30th Anniversary!

In Disney’s beguiling animated romp, rebellious 16-year-old mermaid Ariel (Jodi Benson) is fascinated with life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are forbidden by her controlling father, King Triton, she falls for a human prince. Determined to be with her new love, Ariel makes a dangerous deal with the sea witch Ursula (Pat Carroll) to become human for three days. But when plans go awry for the star-crossed lovers, the king must make the ultimate sacrifice for his daughter.

Date : Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 8pm

Event location : Central Park main stage
Park Avenue & Garfield Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : http://enzian.org/film/popcorn_flicks

Ice Cream Social

 

Join the Parks & Recreation Family Fun Program for a cold, sweet treat. We will feature two flavors of ice cream with tons of toppings to choose from.

 

Date : Tuesday, July 9, 2019 | 12pm – 2pm

Event location : Ward Park
2228 Loch Lomond Drive
Winter Park, FL 32792 United States

Contact : 407-599-3334

2019’s AdventHealth Watermelon 5K

 

AdventHealth is happy to sponsor this 5k in support of our military veterans. AdventHealth employs large numbers of veterans in all areas of the organization, from doctors and nurses to chaplains to senior executives. The discipline, dedication and leadership shown by our veteran employees are invaluable in carrying out AdventHealth’s mission.

Event Highlights
• Military Personnel and dependents receive a $10 discount and a special bib!
• Post race party with ice-cold watermelon
• Watermelon Eating Contest
• Team Challenge
• Commemorative Gend

 

Date : Thursday, July 4, 2019 | 7:30am – 9am

Event location : Winter Park, FL

Contact : https://www.trackshack.com/event/114

24th Annual 4th of July Celebration

 

Celebrate Independence Day with us!

Mayor Steve Leary will lead a special presentation at 9:15 a.m. from the main stage which will include an “Oath of Allegiance” naturalization ceremony for citizenship applicants. The celebration will also feature a Kids Zone with carnival games and an inflatable slide, train rides, live patriotic music performed by the Bach Festival Choir and Brass Band, and Sean Holcomb

In conjunction with the city festivities, The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art will celebrate 24 years on Park Avenue with its annual Independence Day Open House. The museum, which is home to the world’s most comprehensive collection of work by American artist Louis Comfort Tiffany, will provide FREE admission to its galleries from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Also in downtown Winter Park, The Winter Park History Museum, located at 200 W. New England Ave. (north end of the Farmers’ Market building) will be open (free admission) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Date : Thursday, July 4, 2019

Event location : Downtown Central Park – Park Avenue & Morse Boulevard
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : 407-599-3463

Spotlight Cabaret Series: Hannah Laird

 

Hannah Laird debuts her latest solo cabaret in The Winter Park Playhouse Spotlight Cabaret Series. Join Hannah for an exciting evening of music and story.

Patrons will remember Ms. Laird from her spectacular Playhouse debut as Jerusha in Daddy Long Legs. You can also see Hannah in the upcoming Mainstage performance of Heartbeats. Musical Director Christopher Leavy will accompany on the piano. These popular cabarets sell out quickly to get your tickets today!

This unique form of entertainment showcases a different professional singer each month up front in the beautiful lobby bar. A truly “New York-style” cabaret, each performance is approximately 55 minutes in length with no intermission. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for general seating. Showtime is at 7:30 p.m.

  • $20 general admission (1 drink minimum)
  • $10 Standing Room Only

*Please note: Standing Room Only tickets will not be sold until all the General Admission tickets are sold out. Doors open one hour prior to the performance time for general seating.

After choosing the number of tickets needed you will be asked to choose a drink option prior to purchase ($8 premium alcohol, $6 standard alcohol, $3 non-alcohol).

 

Date : Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Event location : The Winter Park Playhouse
711 Orange Ave., Suite C
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=95016

Juneteenth Festival

 

All ages. Food, music, a StoryWalk, performances by local artists, and food trucks! Partnership with AARP, AXIOM Art Gallery, City of Winter Park Housing Authority, Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, Hannibal Square Heritage Center, and Winter Park Community Center

 

Date : Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 10am to 4pm

Event location : Winter Park Community Center
721 W. New England Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : 407-599-3275

3rd Annual Florida Festival of New Musicals

 

Thursday, June 20 – Sunday, June 23

  • Thursday: 1:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

This four-day festival will showcase six brand new, never-before-produced musicals. One act of each musical will be fully read and sung concert-style, without staging, by varying casts of professional actors and musicians.

The 6 musicals within the festival include:

  • Betwixt and Between
  • Flaming Volcano Bed and Breakfast
  • Good Girls Only
  • No Need for Trojans
  • The Island of Misfits – The Musical
  • ThreeTimesFast

$10 general admission tickets (GA tickets guarantee a seat but the location is on a first come, first served basis).
No reserved seating, line forms 30 minutes prior to each performance.
Pick 6 performances for $50 (6 shows for the price of 5).

Theater doors open 15 minutes prior to each performance. There is no late seating.

Guests utilizing a wheelchair please contact the box office at (407) 645-014

 

Date : Thursday, June 20 to Sunday, June 23, 2019

Event location : 711 Orange Ave., Suite C
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : http://www.winterparkplayhouse.org/

The Fun 4

 

As part of the quarterly One-Night-Only Series on the Mainstage, The Winter Park Playhouse will present THE FUN 4 – an internationally known Beatles tribute band – performing hits from their original Disney touring shows, Beatlemania and The British Invasion Show. Relive Beatlemania in a whole new way with THE FUN 4! Audiences will experience the thrill and excitement of a Fab Four concert as this all-star cast featuring members of the original Disney production of The British Invasion takes the stage at The Playhouse for a night of unforgettable entertainment.

THE FUN 4 takes its audience through a journey that includes classic hits like “A Hard Days Night,” “I Want To Hold Your Hand,” “Help!,” “A Hard Day’s Night,” and many other early favorites from the Ed Sullivan era. Changing from the early years and the signature black suits into the colorful “Sgt. Pepper Years” and the “Abbey Road Late Look,” THE FUN 4 continues the excitement with “Yellow Submarine,'” “Hey Jude,” “Come Together,” and much more!

Tickets are $65. Net proceeds from the evening will benefit The Playhouse’s quality musical programming.

 

Date : Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 7:30pm

Event location : Winter Park, FL

Contact : http://www.winterparkplayhouse.org

Good Morning Winter Park

 

Good Morning Winter Park is Winter Park’s live, interactive morning magazine featuring local topics ranging from politics to exploring entries in the marketplace in and around Winter Park, Florida.

 

Keynote Speaker: Mayor Edward “Eddie” Cole, Town of Eatonville

Mayor Edward Cole is the Founder and Youth Ambassador of the Every Kid Outreach, Inc. (EKO) that has operated in Eatonville, Florida since 1991.

While serving as Mayor, Cole has improved services at an unbelievable pace for all residents, especially the youth. His many years of service in working with youth gave him an excellent background to implement innovative youth programs in the Town of Eatonville during his administration.

He continues to serve as a mentor for male and female youth in the community.

 

Date : Friday, June 14, 2019 from 8am to 9:30am

Event location : Winter Park Chamber of Commerce
151 West Lyman Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

Contact : Tiffany Cahill

Popcorn flicks in the park presents “Apollo 13”

 

This film is a part of our Popcorn Flicks series, which takes place in Central Park, Winter Park once a month and it’s FREE and open to the public!

This Hollywood drama is based on the events of the Apollo 13 lunar mission, astronauts Jim Lovell (Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton) and Jack Swigert (Kevin Bacon) find everything going according to plan after leaving Earth’s orbit. However, when an oxygen tank explodes, the scheduled moon landing is called off. Subsequent tensions within the crew and numerous technical problems threaten both the astronauts’ survival and their safe return to Earth.

Date : Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 8pm

Event location : Winter Park, FL

Contact : https://enzian.org/film/apollo-13/